Kari Treese

Writer | Educator | Math Enthusiast

Awards

Leila Abu-Saba Memorial Prize, Mills College, 2019

Melody Clarke Teppola Prize in Creative Writing Fiction (Honorable Mention), 2019

Fred T. Haley Writing Award, UW Tacoma, 2015

Publications

2020

“Eulogy” Hobart (forthcoming)

“On Finding Poetry and Place” Far Villages: Welcome Essays for New and Beginner Poets, Black Lawrence Press (January)

2019

“Mile 183” BULL

“Big Al’s Pet Emporium” Cutbank

“Out on the Lake” Pithead Chapel

“Pain Relief” Microfiction Monday

“On Fullness” Rivet Journal

“Plastic Houses” Punctuate

2018

“For Keeping” Goat’s Milk Magazine

“Spark” Lunch Ticket

“Birth Day” Pacifica Literary Review

2017

“Photo(stream of consciousness) in reverse” & “A Black Wasp Flew Into the Pool” Crab Fat Magazine

“creation” The Fem

2016

“Beauty and Being” The Los Angeles Review, Vol 20

2015

“Spray” & “Carousel Horse” Tahoma West

Education

M.F.A Creative Writing Prose, Mills College (in progress)

M.Ed. Secondary Mathematics Education, UCLA, 2016

B.A. Creative Writing, Mathematics Minor, University of Washington, 2015


About

Kari Treese is a writer, educator, and math enthusiast. Originally from Southern California, Kari is currently living and working in the San Fransisco Bay Area.

At Mills College, Kari is pursing an MFA in Creative Writing (emphasis in prose) and is in her final semester. She’s the managing editor at 580 Split, Mills’ nationally distributed literary journal, and a graduate teaching assistant working with senior undergraduate students.

Events

10/29/2019 Works In Progress @ Rothwell Theater, Mills College 5:30 PM

5/12/2019 Flash Fiction @ The Octopus Literary Salon in Oakland, CA 5 PM